HIGH HONORS FOR A TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYER

Big honors for a Twentynine Palms High School football player. Senior Derek Sutherland has been named the Cal Hi Sports Defensive Player of the Week. Principal Justin Monical said Derek Sutherland currently leads the state of California and is third in the country with nine interceptions for the season after

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL TALKS ABOUT AFFORDABLE HOUSING

The Twentynine Palms City Council met in regular session last night. Reporter David Haldane was there and said the discussion centered on affordable housing… Affordable housing was the topic at last night’s Twentynine Palms City Council meeting. Specifically, low-cost housing as part of Project Phoenix, the city’s planned multi-million-dollar downtown

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LEARN TWENTYNINE PALMS WEED SHOW TIPS SATURDAY

The Annual Twentynine Palms Weed show, a truly unique Twentynine Palms experience, is set for next month. If you are considering entering the competition, which features native plants and found objects, The Historical Society is hosting a free weed show workshop this Saturday. Reporter Kirby Davis has the details… The

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SHOOTING IN TWENTYNINE PALMS MONDAY NIGHT

We have limited information about a shooting in Twentynine Palms Monday night. About midnight, deputies and paramedics were called to a residence near Indian Trail and Mesquite Springs Road where they found two men who had been shot. Morongo Basin Ambulance took both men to Desert Regional Hospital. Their condition

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TRIAL FOR FORMER MARINE ACCUSED OF KILLING ERIN CORWIN STARTS TODAY

The murder trial of the former Marine who is accused of killing a Twentynine Palms woman and dumping her body down a mine shaft is scheduled to start today. Prosecutors allege that in June 2014, Christopher Lee, now 27, arranged a secret tryst with his lover and next door neighbor,

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL MEETS: LOW INCOME HOUSING, PROJECT PHOENIX

The Twentynine Palms City Council meets tonight in regular session. Reporter David Haldane takes a peek at the agenda… Low income housing is on tonight’s agenda of the Twentynine Palms City Council. Specifically, the question of how to include it in Project Phoenix, the city’s multi-million-dollar renovation of its downtown

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TWENTYNINE PALM COUNCIL CANDIDATES FORUM HEARS DIFFERING OPINIONS

Four candidates for the Twentynine Palms City Council aired their views last week in a two-hour forum sponsored by Z1077 FM. Reporter David Haldane was there… There’s a fair amount of agreement regarding priorities among Twentynine Palms’ four candidates vying for two City Council seats in the November election. One

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TWENTYNINE PALMS WOMAN ACCUSED OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE

A Twentynine Palms woman was arrested last week, accused of sexually abusing three children. The Orange County District Attorney’s office says Brandi Valadez, 40, faces four felony charges of lewd acts on children under 14 and two charges of child abuse. The children, two boys under the ages of 10

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FOUR MARINES ARRESTED AFTER SHOTS FIRED AT TWENTYNINE PALMS BAR

Four active-duty Marines were arrested following a fight outside a Twentynine Palms bar where shots were fired early Sunday morning. At about 1:31 a.m. Sunday morning, sheriff’s deputies responded to a fight involving multiple subjects at the Break N’ Run Bar at 72143 29 Palms Highway. As deputies were responding,

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LEARN ABOUT REMOTE AND MISUNDERSTOOD CALIFORNIA DESERT LANDS

A very unique opportunity to discover some of the most remote and misunderstood lands in the California, under a spectacular full moon, is being offered n by the Mojave Desert Land trust, Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells how take part in the journey…… California’s desert communities will celebrate the National Park

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ART RECEPTION AT DOWNTOWN TWENTYNINE PALMS GALLERY FRIDAY

A reception for the fall Art in Public Places exhibition, “Women Pioneers: Tough as Nails,” will be combined with a Pioneer Days opening celebration this Friday, October 14, at the Twentynine Palms Visitor Center Gallery and Chamber of Commerce in downtown Twentynine Palms. The public is invited to the reception

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FOUR MARINES ARRESTED AFTER A BAR FIGHT AND SHOOTING IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Four Active duty Marines were arrested following a fight and shots fired outside a Twentynine Palms bar last night. At about 1:31 am, Sunday Morning, sheriff’s deputies responded to a fight involving multiple subjects at the Break N’ Run Bar at 72143 Twentynine Palms Highway. As deputies were responding, they

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BLOOD DRIVE IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

Desert Blood Services will conduct a community blood drive on Saturday, October 8, at Hi-Desert Family Health Clinic, 5885 Luckie Avenue in Twentynine Palms from 10 to 2 p.m. Donors will receive incentives. Those aged 18 to 44 years may register for Be the Match bone marrow screening free of

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LOW-COST RABIES VACCINATIONS IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

The Palms-N-Paws Animal Shelter in Twentynine Palms will hold a low-cost rabies vaccination clinic for cats and dogs on Saturday, October 8 from 8 to 10 a.m. Rabies vaccinations are $6, cash only. Licensing for the city and county will also be available. All dogs must be on a leash

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BREAKING NEWS: TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ARRESTED AFTER 120 MPH+ CHASE, ATTEMPT TO CRASH CHP UNIT

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested after a high speed chase at speeds of over 120 Miles per Hour in Twentynine Palms This Morning. According to the Morongo Basin CHP, at 9:12 am., Officer Stephano observed a green colored Jeep Cherokee driving south on Lear Avenue at approximately 80 MPH.

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GRENADE LAUNCHER FOUND IN A TWENTYNINE PALMS APARTMENT

What might have been a routine probation check turned into a felony arrest Tuesday when officers from the San Bernardino County Probation Dept. found two rounds of live ammunition and a grenade launcher at an apartment in Twentynine Palms. According to sheriff’s reports, Robert Kote Aldus, 25, was arrested for

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FREE HEALTH FAIR IN TWENTYNINE PALMS SATURDAY

Make your plans to bring your family and friends to get some invaluable medical help and resources this Saturday. Managing Editor Tami Roleff invites you to the free health fair in Twentynine Palms Saturday… Residents are invited to attend a free health and community resource fair in Twentynine Palms Saturday,

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MARINE BASE CIVILIAN EMPLOYEE GET PRESTIGIOUS LATINA STYLE AWARD

Maritza Carrillo, a financial management analyst on the Twentynine Palm Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center has received the 2016 Latina Style Incorporated Distinguished Civilian Award. The award is designed to recognize women in the military and the DOD civilian workforce who, through their service, have enhanced the role of

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29 PALMS CANDIDATES FORUM THIS FRIDAY, NON-PARTISAN POP-UP SATURDAY

Two opportunities to hear from local candidates this weekend. Friday night, October 7, a Z107.7 News Twentynine Palms City Council election candidates’ forum will be held at the Community Services Building at Luckie Park in Twentynine Palms from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. as a public service. Each candidate will

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CAR DRIVES THROUGH A TWENTYNINE PALMS FRONT YARD

A property in Twentynine Palms was damaged when a vehicle drove through a front yard late Sunday. Reginald Hart, who lives in the 73900 block of Playa Vista Drive, said the car knocked down an aluminum mailbox and fence causing an estimated $385 in damage. A neighbor across the street

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